How Google Images can help you research your family history like never before
Why you can’t judge a social network by its number of users
BBC investigation doubts value of Facebook advertising
Irish PM to NYSE: We can become the cloud computing capital of the world
Two tourists capture stunning murmuration of starlings above Ireland’s longest river
Monthly Archives: June 2012
How to make the best custom Gmail theme
What to change your Gmail background to something more personal? Use these tips to get the most from your custom Gmail wallpapers.
Irish start-ups aim to change online education
Has Ireland become the land of digital saint and online scholars – we look at two recent award winning Irish education-based start-ups.
Google announces offline viewing and editing in Google Docs
Google Docs has just announced its much-awaited offline feature, enabling Google Chrome users to view and edit documents and to view spreadsheets without an internet connection.
Apple releases standalone Podcasts app
Apple has just released a standalone and appropriately named Podcasts app, describing it as the “easiest way to discover, subscribe to and play your favourite podcasts” on mobile.
Skype most popular video calling app on Android, hits 70 million downloads
Skype is the most popular video calling application on Android, having exceeded 70 million downloads since launching initially on Google’s mobile platform on October 5, 2010.
Google Maps reduces API usage rates as high profile companies find alternatives
Google Maps is lowering its API usage fees and eliminating the distinction between styled and regular maps and associated tiered pricing in a bid the stem the flow of high profile companies opting to employ alternative and free open source mapping solutions instead.
How the hell is NASA going to get its Curiosity Rover on Mars? #video
Watch the crazy way NASA plans on landing its Curiosity Rover on Mars.
Redeem&Get launch group deals management service for marketers
Last October Irish group deals customer management startup Redeem&Get took home the Spark of Genius award at the Dublin Web Summit. Some €1.6 million worth of deal redemptions later, Redeem&Get has launched Deal Manager Pro for marketers.
Why not to expect the PlayStation 4 anytime soon
Don’t expect the PlayStation 4 to be announced anytime soon – that’s the message that Andrew House, president of Sony Computer Entertainment, communicated in an interview with MCV.